• Profile picture of Dean Ashley
    Role: PhD Student
    Affiliation(s): Department of Biochemistry
    Research Summary:
    As a PhD student in the Griffin group, I study the role of endoplasmic reticulum stress in metabolic syndromes. I currently use S. cerevisiae as a model for ER stress with the intention of looking at lipidomic and proteomic changes upon exposure to a... Read more
  • Profile picture of Kevin Brindle
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): CRUK Cambridge Institute, Department of Biochemistry
    Research Summary:
    The primary aim of my laboratory is to develop clinically applicable imaging methods that can be used to detect early tumour responses to treatment. These could be used in early stage clinical trials of new drugs to get an indication of efficacy and... Read more
  • Profile picture of Samuel Furse
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Biochemistry
    Research Summary:
    I work in the Koulman group. One focus of the group is lipid biomarkers in infant metabolism. We are exploring how feeding influences the lipid profile in vivo. We also have a battery of projects focused on identifying biomarkers for conditions th... Read more
  • Profile picture of Zoe Hall
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Biochemistry
    Research Summary:
    Department of Biochemistry
  • Profile picture of Dr Benjamin Jenkins
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Cambridge Institute for Medical Research, Department of Biochemistry, Institute of Metabolic Science -Metabolic Research Laboratories, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
    Research Summary:
    I am currently in a post-doc role in the NIHR Core Metabolomics and Lipidomics Laboratory Wellcome-MRC Institute of Metabolic Science as an analytical chemist. My role involves exclusively mass spectrometry based detection of small molecules with sev... Read more
  • Profile picture of Danielle Jones
    Role: PhD Student
    Affiliation(s): Department of Biochemistry
    Research Summary:
    Department of Biochemistry
  • Profile picture of Fynn Niclas Krause
    Role: PhD Student
    Affiliation(s): Department of Biochemistry
    Research Summary:
    My research in the group of Prof Jules Griffin focuses on the analysis of the activation and metabolic implications of UCP1 dependent and independent thermogenesis in beige and brown adipose tissue. This is done via measurements of metabolites in cul... Read more
  • Profile picture of Gabriele Mocciaro
    Role: Assistant Staff
    Affiliation(s): Department of Biochemistry
    Research Summary:
    My main research interest lies in the field of nutrition and metabolism. Specifically, I plan to investigate the role of diet and sigle nutrients in the prevention and treatment of metabolic disease and its complications (coronary heart disease, type... Read more
  • Profile picture of Reza Salek
    Role: Other
    Affiliation(s): Department of Biochemistry, EMBL European Bioinformatics InstituteScientific Coordinator EMBL-EBI
    Research Summary:
    I have worked on metabolomics based research in large consortia on breast cancer biomarker discovery (http://www.metacancer-fp7.eu/), type 2 diabetes and neurological disorders, working both with NMR and MS metabolomics and data fusion in both academ... Read more
  • Profile picture of Alice Sowton
    Role: PhD Student
    Affiliation(s): Department of Biochemistry, Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
    Research Summary:
    Department of Biochemistry, Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
  • Profile picture of Michele Vacca
    Role: Other
    Affiliation(s): IMS -Metabolic Research LaboratoriesInterdisciplinary Department of Medicine, University of Bari (Italy)
    Research Summary:
    About Michele Michele is a Tenured Assistant Professor at the Department of Interdisciplinary Medicine of the University of Bari (Italy) and Visiting Professor in TVPLab, WT/MRC institute of Metabolic Science, University of Cambridge. After hi... Read more
  • Profile picture of Marta Wylot
    Role: PhD Student
    Affiliation(s): Department of Biochemistry
    Research Summary:
    Department of Biochemistry